Hi everyone, I hope you are enjoying the website. I suppose after years of hiding from an online presence as a writer I'm finally trying to embrace it. It's not a natural thing for me to do … but it strikes me that it's just another way of standing up and singing I suppose. And it seems I have been doing that since I was a kid in church reciting memory verses. So I'm going to imagine you are all in Papatoetoe Seventh-Day-Adventist church. Then I'm going to get myself up on wobbly legs and yak to you about any projects I'm working on at the moment … or about anything at all related to reading or writing that has caught my interest lately. I hope you enjoy the craic. And best wishes to everyone  

-  Glenn

December 14, 2017

Sooo … I thought I might put some new work out into space via the site now it’s up and running. For years now I’ve been working on two big collections of oral poems. My interest was initially sparked by being drawn to Māori oral poetry. I began writing a collection of...

October 14, 2017

At the moment I'm working on a collection of poems written to the young people I see at the youth health clinic I work in. I love my job, mainly because I get the time I need to be the doctor I was trained to be. And because I love the young people I see. They come in...

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